|Evan Valentine - Ekiv EP [kpu063] - Evan Valentine|
Taking the less is more approach, Evan Valentine's debut Kikapu release is eight tracks, some of them collaborative, of beautiful melodic IDM with a twist of some video game-ish melodies and incredibly complex percussion patterns. While most tracks hover around the two-minute mark, Mr. Valentine does a wonderful job of making his point with the sounds available to him, and not over-packing them with too many layers...
|evan valentine - safety glass EP [kpu083] - evan valentine|
Past releaser evan valentine has returned to blow your minds yet again with an incredible new mini-EP. This time around the tracks ride along a razor-thin edge of beautifully crafted melodies combined with some very complex breaks. The overall feel is almost a dream-like state, with the solid rhythms keeping everything grounded so the listener doesn't lose focus. This is quite the ingenious work of art to wrap your head around.
Keywords: Electro, IDM, Experimental
Downloads: 10,464 (1 review)
|evan valentine - sinister device [kpu103] - evan valentine|
file under: idm, breakbeats, rocking out Happy Valentine's Day from Kikapu! Since we love you so much, we have a special present for you today: a new full-length album from none other than Evan Valentine himself! It's called 'sinister device' and this album is a masterwork of tight breakbeats and IDM stylings. It's been sitting on the shelf for awhile, and it's debut is long overdue. Thanks to E. Valentine for the wonderful release and remember that we heart you...
Keywords: IDM; Breakbeats
|Evan Valentine - Fish Food EP (lp011) - Evan Valentine|
Evan Valentine the citizen became Evan Valentine the digital musician around Christmas 1996, at the age of 15. He has since become interested in a wide variety of musical expressions, including various acoustic instruments, folk stylings, IDM, and ambient music. Although 95% of Evan's output is through software synthesis and production methods, this blend of electronic styles is always gleaming inspiration from other forms of playable music.
Keywords: IDM; Lifeform Project
Downloads: 9,452 (1 review)